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Be Bold & Fear Less

For the past number of years, maybe even a decade by now, God brings to my mind a word, a phrase or a scripture…sometimes all three…to focus on for the year. Last year my word was ‘abide’ and it was such a great reminder to draw near to Him in all circumstances that came up in life, but more than that, to grow in Him so that I can become more fruitful: 
“Abide in Me, and I in you.As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself unless it abides in the vine, so neither can you unless you abide in Me.” John 15:4 NASB
As I have been thinking and praying about what my word, phrase, or scripture may be for 2020, the word “fearless” keeps coming up, but it wasn’t sitting right with me.To be fearless means to be free from fear and I have learned in the past two months, that fear doesn’t have to be bad. Fear is a combination of complex physical, emotional and mental components and is critical for survival. Our mind and body needs to know fear so that we aren’t harmed. Some fears are instinctive (su…